Category: Breaking News

‘Extreme Disruptions’: NDIC raises banks’ DIF, others to forestall failure

Hassan puts cumulative guaranteed payments at over N229.289b Director of Communication & Public Affairs, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Bashir A. Nuhu (left), Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Bello Hassan, Executive Director (Corporate Services), Omolola Abiola-Edewor, and President, Nigerian Guild of Editors, Mustapha Isah, at the 2021 Edition of NDIC Editors […]

AfCHPR, lawyers list imperatives of member-states ratifying African Court protocols

The prevalence and rising cases of rights violations in Africa, especially by state actors, requires that African member-states ratify the African Court’s protocols to enable it redress the situation through unbiased judgments and right interpretations of laws. Giving this submission Monday in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, at the close of […]

Breaking: FG approves postings for 95 ambassadors-designate

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Godfrey Onyeama The Federal Government has finally approved the postings for ambassadors-designate to Nigerian Missions abroad. In a statement by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Gabriel Aduda, the posting, which was approved yesterday by President Muhammadu Buhari, comprised 43 career ambassadors and 52 […]

Breaking: Another Lagos politician dies of Covid-19, Onyeama tests negative

Onyeama Chairman of Onigbongbo Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in Lagos State, Babatunde Oke, is dead. A source close to the family confirmed that Oke passed away Wednesday morning following coronavirus complications. The second-term council chairman and member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was said to have recovered […]

Buhari’s alleged attacker refutes claim, says ‘it was emotional love’ for role model

Alleged attacker of President Buhari, Mohammed Jamilu Gundari, flanked by the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed (right), and Governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu, while explaining his action to newsmen in Bernin Kebbi…Friday Contrary to the rumour that a man attacked President Muhammadu Buhari during his visit to […]

AfCFTA: FG tasks manufacturers on challenges of new industrial revolution

Vision of industrialised Nigeria without stable, efficient electricity, an illusion, MAN insists Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo (second left), MAN President, Mansur Ahmed (left), and others at the opening ceremony of the fifth Nigeria Manufacturing Expo and sixth Nigerian Raw Materials Expo (NIRAM) of the Raw Materials […]